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Social Issues

Social Issues

Banksters

HSBC is one of the world's top financial institutions and an economic powerhouse. But it also has a history of tax...

Exiled journalist and activist Masih Alinejad, who has millions of followers on Instagram, amplifies the voices of...

Sickened by toxic hair products, stylist Mona Leung travels from Vancouver to California and Nepal on a quest to...

Michal Weits delves into the life of her great-grandfather Joseph, the man who orchestrated the takeover of...

In eastern Quebec's remote Lower North Shore, three distinctly different cultures- French, English and Innu have...

What defines a national identity? Is it an anthem? A flag? In the '60s and '70s, these questions were answered by an...

Master carver and land defender Joe Martin reconciles his past as a logger by revitalizing the traditional ancestral...

An entrepreneur's obsessive dream of developing an island on Okanagan Lake into a Middle Eastern-themed amusement...

Father Figures

Follows a Canadian filmmaker throughout Asia as she examines her 73-year-old father's romantic relationship with a...

Foncie's Photos

Using the street photography of Foncie Pulice, this documentary traces a timeline through the heart of Vancouver,...

For Dear Life

Terminal cancer patient James Pollard, a seasoned theatre producer, rallies his family and friends to turn death on...

Haida Modern

In the 50 years since he carved his first totem pole and saw it raised on Haida Gwaii, Robert Davidson has come to...

Hardwood

The personal journey of Hubert Davis, the son of a former Harlem Globetrotter, who delves into his father's past to...

How to Bee

Follows the journey of Don Mark and his daughter Naomi over three beekeeping seasons, as he passes his knowledge of...

Just Eat It

A Vancouver couple decides to eat only rescued food for six months. What they find is shocking: truckloads of...

Konnected.TV

From a group of Chilean rappers who fuse their Mapuche music with modern beats to a Mi’kmaq healer using traditional...

Three educated, professional women in China - labelled "leftover women" because they are unmarried - try to balance...

Metamorphosis

A poem for the planet, Nova Ami and Velcrow Ripper's film bears witness to a moment of profound change - the loss of...

Now is the Time

When the Totem Pole disappeared from the Haida landscape for more than a century, a 22-year-old carver named Robert...

Mohawk filmmaker Sonia Bonspille Boileau explores how the Oka Crisis, triggered by the planned expansion of a golf...

On the Verge

A small group of rock climbers from Powell River, BC, are confronted with the decision to fight for old-growth...

Only in Nelson

In the midst of a raucous civic election, can this ultra-liberal, hippy, pot-producing oasis deal with an...

Push

If housing is a fundamental human right, why is it becoming harder for people to afford a place to live?

Road to Now

Leading experts look at the past 30 years and the events that have shaped our world, including the collapse of the...

An intimate portrait of a Syrian refugee family as they struggle to overcome a series of obstacles to start a new...

A gay asylum seeker from Uganda and a group from Vancouver's queer community tasked with supporting his resettlement...